ACC to consecrate new Bishop for Kenya


The College of Bishops meeting in Athens next month will be an historic moment for the ACC in Kenya.  At a synod held on June 27th, 2015 the missionary diocese elected its Archdeacon, the Reverend John Ndegwa, to be its first bishop.  Four months later to the day, in a ceremony at the...

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Diocese of New Granada recieves a visit from Archbishop Haverland and neighbors to the north.


From July 3rd-13th the Diocese of New Granada received its second visitation from Archbishop Mark Haverland.   The first, which took place in August of 2013, saw the enthronment of Bishop German Orrego-Hurtdado in the chapel of Our Lady, Pereira, and an ecumenical call to the Most...

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ACC Parishes in US and UK celebrate Walsingham Pilgrimage


Earlier this month, a congregation of Anglicans from the Mission of Our Lady and St Edward, Bolton, Lancashire, went on pilgrimage to the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham.  In doing so they followed the paths that countless British Christians have trod since the shrine to the Virgin Mary...

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A new year brings new growth for the ACC in the Philippines


The Anglican Catholic Church in the Philippines is a relatively new foundation, but one that makes up for its small size in enthusiasm for the gospel and missionary zeal. Originating out of the work done in the early 2000s by the Right Reverend Terry Lowe (now Bishop of the Diocese of New...

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Despite recent troubles, faithful in Pakistan enter Holy Week with a sense of hope


For the Anglican Catholic Church in Pakistan, 2015 started on a hopeful note.  After months of planning, Father Mushtaq Andrew received a visa to travel to South Africa, where he was to be consecrated as the ACC's Bishop of Lahore.  On February 13th of this year, he knelt before...

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